Top 20 Playwright celebrities in France

Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Playwright celebrities [Updated March 27, 2023].

1. Antonin Artaud

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Antonin Artaud was born on September 4, 1896 in France.
He occasionally acted, too, playing the monk in The Passion of Joan of Arc.

2. Marcel Pagnol

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Marcel Pagnol was born on February 25, 1895 in France.
He won Best foreign film for HARVEST from the New York Film Critics Circle.

3. Alfred Jarry

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Alfred Jarry was born on September 8, 1873 in France.
In 1894, he served in the army until he was discharged as a result of medical circumstances.

4. Cyrano De Bergerac

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Cyrano De Bergerac was born on March 6, 1619 in Paris, France.
He penned several science fiction-themed plays, including L'Autre Monde: ou les Etats et Empires de la Lune and Les Etats et Empires du Soleil.

5. Jean Racine

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Jean Racine was born on December 22, 0 in France.
He joined Moliere and Corneille as one of the most important French playwrights of the Seventeenth Century.

6. Alexandre Bisson

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Alexandre Bisson was born on April 9, 1848 in France.
Famous in the US, too, he was invited to write as a theater correspondent for The Saturday Evening Post.

7. Roger Planchon

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Roger Planchon was born on September 12, 1931 in France.

8. Alexandre Dumas Jr.

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Alexandre Dumas Jr. was born on July 27, 1824 in France.

French author and playwright who is best known for his novel-turned-melodrama, Camille. Known as Alexandre Dumas, fils, he was the son of the renowned novelist, Alexandre Dumas.

His works were largely inspired by his unstable early family life.